Hutton Magna, Richmond

£375,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A stunning, character property situated in the heart of the sought after village of Hutton Magna. Formerly part of the Pease Estate, with the core of the property dating back to the mid 1800's, previously used as the Sunday School for many years before becoming the village hall and converted to a private home in the 1980's. The property has a wealth of character with stunning, stone mullion windows, exposed beams and former school bell to name a few.

Old School House has been renovated and extended to a high standard by the current owner, with high quality fixtures and fittings including a bespoke made solid oak front door, timber flooring, bespoke free standing kitchen units and a vaulted ceiling letting in plenty of natural light, a stone hearth and surround to the log burner in the living room and a freestanding bath.

Well maintained and beautifully presented throughout, this three bedroom property also has superb gardens with well stocked flower beds both front and rear, housing a variety of herbaceous plants and mature shrubs. To the rear garden there are various seating areas to enjoy views over the gardens and open countryside beyond, two stone outbuildings as well as the added benefit of off road parking to the front.

Situation and Amenities

Barnard Castle 8 miles, Richmond 10 miles, Darlington 13 miles, Durham 35 miles, Newcastle 49 miles, Harrogate 44 miles, A1 (M) 8 miles, Durham Tees Valley Airport 22 miles. Located in the village of Hutton Magna, there is a Church and Village Hall. The property enjoys good transport links with the A66 and A1 (M) easily accessible. Main line train stations can be found at Darlington and Durham, with international airports at Durham Tees Valley, Newcastle and Leeds Bradford. The local market towns of Richmond and Barnard Castle are within close proximity and offer a good range of amenities including independent and national shops and eateries, as well as primary and secondary schools and various sports clubs. Teesdale and the Yorkshire Dales National Park are in close proximity providing a picturesque landspace for outdoor activities.

Description

A stunning, character property situated in the heart of the sought after village of Hutton Magna. Formerly part of the Pease Estate, with the core of the property dating back to the mid 1800's, previously used as the Sunday School for many years before becoming the village hall and converted to a private home in the 1980's. The property has a wealth of character with stunning, stone mullion windows, exposed beams and former school bell to name a few.

Old School House has been renovated and extended to a high standard by the current owner, with high quality fixtures and fittings including a bespoke made solid oak front door, timber flooring, bespoke free standing kitchen units and a vaulted ceiling letting in plenty of natural light, a stone hearth and surround to the log burner in the living room and a freestanding bath.

Well maintained and beautifully presented throughout, this three bedroom property also has superb gardens with well stocked flower beds both front and rear, housing a variety of herbaceous plants and mature shrubs. To the rear garden there are various seating areas to enjoy views over the gardens and open countryside beyond, two stone outbuildings as well as the added benefit of off road parking to the front.

Accommodation

A bespoke made solid oak front door leads into the dining hall.

Dining Hall

With a window to the front, fitted bookcase, stairs to the first floor, understairs storage, oak flooring and steps leading up into the inner hall with doors to the living room, breakfast kitchen and utility. Oak flooring flows throughout into the kitchen.

Kitchen

With an apex double height ceiling, mullion windows overlooking the rear garden, a good range of free standing bespoke furniture with solid oak work surfaces, Belfast sink with a mixer tap and drainer, induction Hotpoint hob, Bosch stainless steel extractor hood, glass splashback, electric oven, bespoke fitted wall unit and space for additional free standing kitchen furniture, contemporary wall mounted radiator, skylight, oak windowsills and a door to the rear garden.

Utility Room

With a low level WC, Armitage Shanks wash handbasin and an opaquely glazed window to the side. Plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer and a cloakroom, and housing for the boiler.

Living Room

Dual aspect with two mullion windows overlooking the rear garden and one mullion window overlooking the front, multifuel stove with a stone surround and hearth.

First Floor Landing

Built into the eaves with a window to the front, storage and steps leading up to the main landing.

Bedroom One

Built into the eaves with two windows overlooking the rear garden and countryside views beyond, exposed apex beams, two radiators and loft access.

Bedroom Two

Built into the eaves with dual aspect, Velux window to the side and a character window to the front, storage cupboard and radiator.

Bedroom Three

Velux window to the side, fitted hanging rails and storage cupboards. This room does have restricted head height.

Bathroom

With a white suite comprising a freestanding bath, low level WC, contemporary vanity wash handbasin and a corner step-in shower, extractor fan, window overlooking the rear garden and countryside views, exposed beams and timber flooring.

Externally

The property is approached through wrought iron gates and stone walled boundaries, with off road parking and a substantial, well stocked flower bed to the front of the property.

There is a superb rear garden with various seating areas including a paved patio adjacent to the property and a lawn tucked away in the corner which enjoys countryside views over open fields beyond. There are paved pathways leading round the large central flower bed which is stocked with a variety of flowers and shrubs, as well as a water feature.

To the rear of the garden lies a substantial stone barn which has a corrugated iron roof and open doorways measuring 3.78m x 11.37m and currently used as a storage space. This building could require some maintenance.

There is an additional stone built outbuilding measuring 4.53m x 1.91m with two double glazed windows overlooking the garden, a damp proof course, light and power connected, which has potential for a home office as well as a greenhouse.

There are hedged and fenced boundaries, with a pedestrian gate leading into the field with a vehicular right of access via a side lane. Stone steps lead down to the rear door and access into the kitchen. There is also a water tap.

Services

The property is serviced by oil fired central heating and has mains electricity, water and drainage connected.

Tenure

The property is offered Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Particulars

The particulars were written and photographs taken in June 2021.

Rights of Way

Old School House has a vehicular and pedestrian right of way along the side lane to access the rear garden and gate into the adjoining field and a pedestrian access to the rear of the neighbouring cottage. The neighbouring cottage has a pedestrian right of way over a section of the rear patio to access a storage outhouse on adjacent land only.

Local Authority and Council Tax Band

Richmondshire Council. For Council Tax purposes the property is banded D.

Disclaimer Notice

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1. These particulars are a general guide only and do not form any part of any offer or contract.

2. All descriptions, including photographs, dimensions and other details are given in good faith but no warranty is provided. Statements made should not be relied upon as facts and anyone interested must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy by inspection or otherwise.

3. Neither GSC Grays nor the vendors accept responsibility for any error that these particulars may contain however caused.

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5. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good condition, repair or otherwise nor that any services or facilities are in good working order.

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